Archive for the ‘2010-05(May)’ Category

Scott Larson, marriage and family therapist at Coco’s — 5/25

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

Monthly Support Meetings
4th Tuesday of each month – Coco’s at PV Mall

Don’t miss our monthly meeting Tuesday, May 25, 2010 – 6:30-8:30pm

Speaker: Scott Larson, marriage and family therapist that specializes in counseling couples with special needs children or other challenging circumstances in their family. Come learn strategies to strengthen your marriage and gain insight into emotionally focused therapy for families.

ASA-GPC & ROK Support Meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of each month at Coco’s at Paradise Valley Mall. Map & directions at:

Sensory Friendly Films — 5/22, 6/26, 7/10 & 8/7

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

May 22nd, 10am – Shrek 4
June 26th, 10am – Toy Story 3
July 10th, 10am – The Capable Me
August 7th, 10am – Cats and Dogs 2

AMC Entertainment (AMC) and the Autism Society have teamed up to bring families affected by autism and other disabilities a special opportunity to enjoy their favorite films in a safe and accepting environment on a monthly basis with the “Sensory Friendly Films” program.

Arizona Locations:

AMC Mesa Grand 24
1645 S. Stapley Dr., Mesa, Ariz. 85204

AMC Deer Valley 30
3033 W. Agua Fria Fwy., Phoenix, Ariz. 85027

Foothills 15
7401 La Cholla Blvd. Ste. 144, Tucson, AZ 85741

Autism Breakfast Fundraiser for Autism Research — 5/12

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

Autism Breakfast Fundraiser for Autism Research, Treatment, and Support
Wednesday, May 12, 2010
7:30-9:00 a.m. ยท Phoenix Convention Center

Goal:To inform the community about exciting research, treatment and support for children and adults with Autism, Asperger’s, and related disorders, and to raise money to support the activities of the groups collaborating on this event.

RSVP: By e-mail (preferred) by Wednesday, May 5th

By Phone: (480) 831-2047

To download a brochure go to:

Please consider registering as a Table Captain, and invite family, friends,
and co-workers to join you at your personal table(s). Your name will be added to the guest list, no tickets will be mailed. Donations will be accepted at the event or may can be mailed in as well if friends are not able to attend.

Location: Phoenix Convention Center
100 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004 West Building

Free Parking: West Garage, 185 N. 2nd St.
Enter the underground parking of the West Building of the Phoenix
Convention Center off of Second Street, just south of Monroe Street.